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NCI Grant to Supplement Comparative Effectiveness Research Study of Prostate Cancer Treatment
by William Shawn Davis (wishda) published Oct 16, 2012 last modified Oct 16, 2012 03:42 PM — filed under: ,
Ronald Chen, MD, MPH, assistant professor of Radiation Oncology in the UNC School of Medicine and Bryce Reeve, PhD, associate professor of Health Policy and Management in the Gillings School of Global Public Health have been awarded a four-year, $1,124,226 grant by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). This grant supplements a parent study funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to monitor the recovery, mental well-being and quality of life of prostate cancer patients during the two years following treatment. Both researchers are members of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
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PSA test discussed, Brewer quoted
by maryruth.helms published May 22, 2012 last modified May 22, 2012 12:36 PM — filed under: , ,
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Chen presents prostate study abstract at American Society of Clinical Oncology symposium
by maryruth.helms published Feb 01, 2012 last modified Feb 01, 2012 03:55 PM — filed under: , ,
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UNC scientists collaborate to find first major genetic mutation associated with hereditary prostate cancer risk
by maryruth.helms published Jan 11, 2012 last modified Jan 18, 2012 11:14 AM — filed under: , ,
Chapel Hill - After a 20-year quest to find a genetic driver for prostate cancer that strikes men at younger ages and runs in families, researchers have identified a rare, inherited mutation linked to a significantly higher risk of the disease.
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Free prostate cancer screenings offered at UNC Hospitals, Sept. 21-22
by maryruth.helms published Sep 01, 2011 last modified Sep 01, 2011 10:38 AM — filed under: , ,
Men who are 40 years old or older, or who have a family history of prostate cancer, may make an appointment in advance by calling 919-966-1316. Walk-ins are also accepted.
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UNC scientist to partner on nanoparticle vaccine for prostate cancer
by maryruth.helms published Aug 15, 2011 last modified Aug 15, 2011 09:39 AM — filed under: , ,
Chapel Hill - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researcher Joseph DeSimone, PhD, will partner with scientists at two universities and a local biotechnology company to develop a nanoparticle vaccine for prostate cancer. The Prostate Cancer Foundation awarded the UNC-Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard-Johns Hopkins-Liquidia Technologies consortium a Challenge Award of $1 million, one of ten such awards funded by the organization.
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